University of Vermont student-athletes led the America East conference with their classroom performance for the just-ended school year.
The conference’s Academic Cup went to Vermont, whose student-athletes earned a cumulative grade point average of 3.14.
New Hampshire was second, with a GPA of 3.12, followed by Maine, at 3.10.
Stony Brook University, 3.06, and Binghamton University, 3.04, were the other institutions in America East whose athletes earned GPAs of 3.00 or better in 2007-08.
More than 3,200 student-athletes competed at nine America East institutions in the 2007-08 season, compiling an overall GPA of 3.02.